Military cost control (81 - 86 of 86 items)
Army Plans To Realine The Armament Community
LCD-76-448: Published: Aug 3, 1976. Publicly Released: Aug 3, 1976.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the Army's plan to establish a U.S. Army Armament Development Center and Armament Logistics command, focusing on the : (1) annual recurring cost reductions and the one-time costs; (2) community impact data; and (3) environmental impact assessments in the Army's justification study for realignment.GAO noted that: (1) the Army estimated that the annu...
Personnel And Cost Reductions Possible Through Elimination Of Personal Services At Officers' Quarters And Closed Messes
FPCD-75-150: Published: Jun 4, 1975. Publicly Released: Jun 4, 1975.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO evaluated possible reductions through the elimination of personal services at officers' quarters and closed messes, focusing on: (1) different ways the military services fund and operate bachelor officers' quarters (BOQ) and officers' closed messes; (2) Navy and Marine Corps support of BOQs and closed messes with appropriated funds and military personnel an...
Economic And Logistical Impact Resulting From The Announced Closure Of Fort MacArthur
B-172707: Published: Nov 7, 1974. Publicly Released: Nov 7, 1974.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the economic and logistical impact resulting from the announced closure of Fort MacArthur.GAO noted that: (1) on February 4, 1974, Department Of Defense announced the closure of Fort MacArthur, effective June 30, 1975; (2) on June 18, 1974, the Army announced a modification to the closure plan so that part of the fort would be retained for use by R...
Production and Utilization of Training Films by the Department of Defense
092428: Feb 16, 1972
No summary is currently available...
Need For Improvement In The Army's Supply System To Ensure The Recovery Of Repairable Spare Parts
B-146874: Published: Jan 23, 1968. Publicly Released: Jan 23, 1968.
GAO reviewed the practices and procedures relating to the return of recoverable repair parts to Army repair facilities.GAO noted that: (1) the Army has established procedures governing the return of unserviceable recoverable repair parts to the supply system for repair and reuse; (2) however, GAO found that substantial quantities of these parts were not being returned by using activities; (3) at s...
Findings Resulting From Initial Review of the Ballistic Missile Programs of the Department of the Air Force
B-133042: Published: Dec 27, 1960. Publicly Released: Dec 27, 1960.
The General Accounting Office has performed a review of the administrative management of the THOR ballistic missile program of the Air Force and, to a lesser extent, of its ATLAS and TITAN programs. This review was made pursuant to the Budget and Accounting Act, 1921 (31 U.S.C. 531), the Accounting and Auditing Act of- 1950 (31 U.S.C. 67), and the authority of the Comptroller General to examine co...